Felt FX 40 Cyclocross Bike


Merchandise Mart
222 West Merchandise Mart Place
Chicago , IL
United States

Date of Theft

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 4:45pm

Basic Bike Info

Bicycle Type: 
Other (describe in detail below)
Condition of Bicycle / Distinguishing Features: 
Good condition, no scratches. GoPro mount on the front right middle handlebars. Two rear bike tail lights. The wheel reflectors are removed, but the front and rear facing reflectors are still on the bike.

Owner Information

Owner Name: 
Kai Karlstrom
Contact Email: 
Email hidden by Chicago Stolen Bike Registry. Contact the CSBR staff to email the owner.
Contact Phone Number: 

Lock Information

How was the lock defeated?: 
Lock is missing, along with the bike.
Lock Type: 
Heavy Duty Bicycle Security Chain
What was the bike locked to?: 
Locked to bike rack.
How was the bike locked?: 
Locked through both wheels and frame to object.

Incident Description

Which type of area was your bike stolen from?: 
Sidewalk in front of an open business.
How long was the bike locked in this location?: 
2-7 hours
Incident Description: 
The bike was locked in front of the Merchandise Mart near the corner of Wells and Kenzie. The rear wheel was locked to the frame with a U-lock, and the front wheel was locked to the frame and the bike rack with a heavy-duty chain lock. This is a very busy area, so I am not sure how it was taken due to the heavy duty lock.

Recovery Information

Recovery Notes: 
This bike was recovered: